Dir. of Religious Exploration Poppy Rees led our community in celebrating our high school graduates (Journey, Livia, Wren, Will, Gabe, Mira, and Ellen who want to postpone Bridging until they can do it in person) and all of those who supported our Religious Exploration program this year. FIRST ZOOM MEETING service ever!
Order of Service
Prelude: Chuck Miller, Piano
Welcome and Pathways to Connection: Esther Thomas
Chalice Lighting: Esther Thomas
Hymn: Building a New Way Chuck Miller, Piano
Time for All Ages: Religious Exploration Appreciation & Video (song Let It Go by Michael Franti & Spearhead) Dir. of Religious Exploration, Poppy Rees
Offering: Today’s offering will be shared with the Vermont Natural Resources Council (VNRC). Contributions can be made at
Milestones and Passages: Poppy Rees will read ones written in the Live Zoom “Chat.” Future ones can be shared at
Prayer/Meditation: Poppy Rees
Words to Our Younger Selves: Poppy Rees and the Congregation
Song: Heart Wide Open by LEA
Blessing of the Graduates: Poppy Rees
Youth Group slide show: by Gail Borden (song Roots and Wings by Nashville Cast – Sam Palladio & Gunnar Sizemore)
Song: Beauty in the World by Macy Gray Chuck Miller, Piano; Poppy Rees, Vocals
Benediction & Extinguishing the Chalice: The Church Has Left the Building by Rev. Margaret Weis Esther Thomas
Postlude: Chuck Miller, Piano
BIG THANKS to our “Stream Team”: Margy & Jordan Young, Richard Hopkins, and Lucy Tenenbaum.
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